Innovative Services and Programming

The amount of positive change we can affect is tied to both individual and community health. SoulSpark provides development data and co-creates learning opportunities so ALL thrive.

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Custom Learner Guides

SoulSpark Learning transforms how we see children and each other.

SoulSpark learner guides were designed to support educators and parents in sharpening their ability to be responsive to the variety of factors influencing each child’s development to increase self-awareness, achievement and relationship quality. The SoulSpark Learning™ approach monitors and supports eight aspects of student development in practice (intellectual, emotional, sociopolitical, creative, eco-literacy, multicultural, physical and spiritual) and is informed by 25 years experience serving exceptional children, educators and parents in a variety of educational settings, as well as through formal IRB approved research.

SoulSpark Learning K-8 Full Day Educator Workshop

Students who receive meaningful instruction responsive to their developmental complexities are prepared to lead healthy lives and be agents of positive change. The SoulSpark Learning approach to instructional design prioritizes educator well-being and considers the interdependent aspects of development that impact life outcomes. This full day workshop is for educators looking to: 1.) Grow as leaders in designing instruction responsive to the nuances of student development. 2.) Connect with bright educators who are both scientists and artists creatively applying the latest research in practice. 3.) Learn new strategies, tools and practices to integrate into the classroom. 4.). Be more effective agents of positive change. 

Next Event: August 11th at Stargate K-12 School for Gifted Learners in Denver Metro (see details, including scholarship application, on our events page).

Gather 15 or more educators and we will come to you!

Click Here to Schedule (free initial consult)
Program Evaluation

SoulSpark Learning’s™ evidence-based, holistic approach to program evaluation considers the aspects of student development that correlate with life outcomes. The strengths based approach identifiies and builds upon exceptional practices and supports educators in talking about the science behind their instructional choices. In focusing on the positive, we help accelerate growth.

Please contact us for an in-depth proposal outlining the process. Pricing contingent on a number of factors, including school size and project scope. Please note that we only take one program evaluation project on at a time. Contacting us early will increase the chances we can accommodate your schedule, especially if your organization is seeking to align the program evaluation with the strategic planning process.  

Educator and Community Presentations & Workshops

We host professional learning experiences in partnership with schools, parent groups & community organizations. Frequent topics include:

  • The SoulSpark Learning Model: What Exceptional Youth Need to Thrive (an evidence-based approach informed both by IRB approved and published research and practice)
  • Student Emotional Development (The University of Denver published an article on SoulSpark’s The Heart of EQ session in 2017)
  • Growing Changemakers
  • Gifted 101: An Intro to Cognitive Outliers
  • Leadership Practices to Support Empowerment
  • Identifying Historically Underserved Gifted Students
  • Girls Leadership
  • Individualized Instruction: Beyond Academics to Life Outcomes
  • Healing from Trauma in the Classroom

Educator Retreats

When educators thrive, so do students! Our team travels to you to host replenishing retreats ranging from one hour to a full day. Each event is custom designed based on the strenghts of the specific community. Educators are supported in their personal development, in growing their self and community care practices and expanding their support network (both with other experts in the fields of education and psychology and with wellness practitioners).

Sessions starting at $250 depending on school size, needs, etc. An excellent gift for parent teacher organizations to share with the teachers in their community!